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Eid Al-Adha 2024: Significance, Date in India, and Festival Traditions

Eid Al-Adha 2024: Significance, Date in India, and Festival Traditions

Eid al-Adha is an important Islamic festival celebrated to honor Prophet Ibrahim's devotion to Allah. Known also as Bakra Eid, it will be observed on June 17, 2024, in India. The festival involves animal sacrifices, family gatherings, and acts of charity. Reflecting on its history, it commemorates Allah's intervention when Ibrahim was ready to sacrifice his son. The celebration is marked by prayers, feasts, and sharing blessings.

Catholic Bishops Warn Finance Bill 2024 Will Deepen Kenyan Hardships

Catholic Bishops Warn Finance Bill 2024 Will Deepen Kenyan Hardships

The Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops (KCCB) has warned that the Finance Bill 2024 will cause severe hardship for Kenyans by introducing new taxes and increasing existing ones. They urge President William Ruto to reconsider, highlighting how it will worsen living conditions and affect the poor. The bill aims to raise KES 100 billion in revenue, with heavy taxes on fuel, electricity, and essential goods.

Specialized Crux DSW Review: The Ultimate Lightweight Aluminum Gravel Bike

Specialized Crux DSW Review: The Ultimate Lightweight Aluminum Gravel Bike

The Specialized Crux DSW stands out as a lightweight aluminum gravel bike, distinguished by its premium alloy frame and impressive ride quality. We delve into its features, performance, and comparisons to other gravel bikes on the market. Discover why it’s an excellent choice for versatile riding without the steep price tag of carbon fiber.

Benin vs Nigeria World Cup Qualifier: Kick-off Time, TV Channel & Team Updates

Benin vs Nigeria World Cup Qualifier: Kick-off Time, TV Channel & Team Updates

Nigeria will face Benin in a crucial 2026 FIFA World Cup qualifier at Stade Felix Houphouet Boigny Stadium in Ivory Coast. Nigeria is aiming to secure their first win in the qualifiers. The match will be aired live on TV channels with streaming options available, and updates on key players like Nathan Tella, Victor Osimhen, Finidi George, and Alex Iwobi are provided. Current standings in Group C show Nigeria in fifth place.

Boston Celtics vs Dallas Mavericks LIVE: Game 2 Updates and Analysis for NBA Finals

Boston Celtics vs Dallas Mavericks LIVE: Game 2 Updates and Analysis for NBA Finals

The Boston Celtics dominated the first game of the NBA Finals against the Dallas Mavericks. Kristaps Porzingis played a crucial role for Boston, and their defense contained Kyrie Irving while challenging Luka Doncic. Despite injuries, Doncic is expected to play in Game 2. This article previews Game 2, examining key factors, injury updates, and betting odds.

Belgium Revamps Highway Code for 2026: Prioritizing Cyclists and Pedestrians

Belgium Revamps Highway Code for 2026: Prioritizing Cyclists and Pedestrians

Belgium has unveiled a transformative new highway code, to be enforced from September 1, 2026. The 'Public Road Code' aims to better balance road use among cars, cyclists, and pedestrians, promoting active mobility and enhanced safety. Key updates include new rules for cyclists and increased protections for pedestrians, ensuring safer and more equitable use of public roads.

Multichoice Nigeria Fined N150 Million by Tribunal, Free DStv and GOtv Subscriptions Ordered

Multichoice Nigeria Fined N150 Million by Tribunal, Free DStv and GOtv Subscriptions Ordered

Multichoice Nigeria has been fined N150 million by a Nigerian competition tribunal for contesting judicial authority and for violating pricing orders. The tribunal ordered the company to provide one month of free DStv and GOtv subscriptions to all Nigerians, following a controversial price increase announcement.

How to Stream the 2024 NBA Finals for Free: Mavericks vs Celtics

How to Stream the 2024 NBA Finals for Free: Mavericks vs Celtics

The Dallas Mavericks face the Boston Celtics in the 2024 NBA Finals starting June 6. Fans can catch all the action on ABC or through streaming services like FuboTV and Hulu + Live TV, both of which offer free trials. HDTV digital antennas also provide a cost-free option for watching the games live.

2024 NBA Finals: Historic First Without an MVP but Brimming with Talent

2024 NBA Finals: Historic First Without an MVP but Brimming with Talent

The NBA Finals in 2024 is unique as it features the Boston Celtics and Dallas Mavericks, with neither team having a current or former MVP. Despite this, stars like Jayson Tatum and Luka Doncic shine, with Doncic leading in earnings and popularity. The series holds international significance with 13 international players, contributing to the league's global appeal.

Amanda Knox Returns to Italian Court to Overturn Slander Conviction

Amanda Knox Returns to Italian Court to Overturn Slander Conviction

Amanda Knox, previously acquitted of the 2007 murder of Meredith Kercher, faces Italian courts again to address slander charges. Knox had implicated a Congolese bar owner under duress, leading to a conviction for slander. Her legal team argues that her rights were violated, and a retrial is now in process. A verdict is anticipated this week.

Arsenal Positioned to Seal Deal for Highly-Coveted Striker Victor Osimhen

Arsenal Positioned to Seal Deal for Highly-Coveted Striker Victor Osimhen

Arsenal gains prime opportunity to sign top transfer target, Victor Osimhen, as PSG exits the race. The Nigerian striker has been in great form this season and is valued at around £83 million by Napoli. Mikel Arteta's consistent interest and scouting efforts position Arsenal favorably to secure the deal.

CBN Revokes Heritage Bank License Citing Financial Instability

CBN Revokes Heritage Bank License Citing Financial Instability

The Central Bank of Nigeria has revoked the license of Heritage Bank PLC over financial instability concerns. CBN cited breaches in financial regulations and persistent financial struggles as primary reasons. This decision led to the appointment of NDIC as liquidator, marking an end to Heritage Bank's operations.

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